Reference Entry

Ireton, Henry (bap. 1611, d. 1651), parliamentarian army officer and regicide

Ian James Gentles

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Published in print September 2004 |
Published online September 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI:


The first civil war | Marriage and family | Politics and the army | The Heads of Proposals | The Levellers, the Putney debates, and the Agreement of the People | The second civil war and the remonstrance of the army | A remonstrance of his excellency Thomas Lord Fairfax ... And of the generall councell of officers | Pride's Purge and the regicide | The officers' Agreement of the People | The expedition to Ireland | Limerick | Death and funeral | Character, religion, and achievement

Reference Entry.  8081 words.  Illustrated.

Subjects: biography ; history

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